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JOIN THE CONVERSATION

Eilat Lieber, Director and Chief Curator of the Tower of David Museum held a series of virtual recorded conversations with the creative team that is leading the cutting-edge Renewal and Conservation Project at the Tower of David Museum.

You are invited to explore and learn some of the details of the massive renewal and conservation project taking place right now. The four different conversations are:

Jerusalem – Past and Future  |  How Innovative Technology Reveals  History, Geopolitics and Urban Design  

A conversation with former Senior VP at MobileEye, Dr Itay Gat, who uses 3D virtual applications to explain the history of the city and the Tower of 

Digging and Discovery  |  The Romance of Archaeology in Jerusalem

Amit Re'em, Director of the archaeological excavation at the Tower of David Museum and Jerusalem Region Archaeologist, Israel Antiquities Authority, tells of the adventure of discovering Jerusalem's timeline within the walls of the Tower of David complex.

Respecting History and Building for the Future  |  Architecture and Conservation

Eitan Kimmel and Yotam Sagi-Cohen of award winning Kimmel-Eshkolot Architects and Yotam Carmel, Conservation Manager, Ken Hator Engineering Ltd. Discuss the challenges of designing and preserving the new museum.

The Museum of the 21st Century

Eilat Lieber hosts Sharon Ament, Director of the Museum of London and Whitney W. Donhauser, Director of the Museum of the City of New York who will discuss the new permanent exhibitions in their respective institutions and how they have revolutionized their exhibits.

The renewal of the Tower of David Museum is led by the Clore Israel Foundation together with the support of the City of Jerusalem, the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage, and the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The Israel Antiquities Authority is responsible for the archaeological excavations and conservation of the project.